Buttigieg awards grant to tear down divisive Detroit highway

WASHINGTON (AP) — A long-delayed plan to dismantle Interstate 375, a 1-mile (1.6-kilometer) depressed freeway in Detroit that was built by 60 years ago, was a big winner of federal money Thursday, the first Biden administration grant awarded to tear down a racially divisive roadway. The $104.6 million is among $1.5 billion in transportation grants … Read more

Ford, Lincoln to offer hands-free highway driving

Ford is beefing up its suite of highway safety features with the ability to change lanes, stay within lane markings and adjust speed around curves – sans driver input. The 2023 Ford Mustang Mach-E and 2023 Lincoln Corsair SUVs will be the automaker’s first vehicles available with the new safety features. The features, called Ford … Read more

Partial washout on Highway 93N

Icefields Parkway motorists can expect delays and the possibility of unexpected road closures after a section of the southbound lane collapsed on Thursday evening. The North Saskatchewan River breached its banks, causing erosion on the Icefields Parkway near the Rampart Creek Campground approximately 18 kilometres north of the Saskatchewan River Crossing. A section of approximately … Read more

That Weird Building on Side of Highway Is Actually Famous and Now a Hotel

This is the latest in our series on exciting new hotels, . The weekend trip is often a severely abridged meal, main dishes sheared of secondi or digestif. Or it’s a thin scaffolding for lazing–a series of amuse-bouches that don’t really fill you up but at least aren’t occurring on your couch. Occasionally you get … Read more

Watch: A barefoot John Daly hit a golf ball over an Ohio highway onto high school football field

When Matt Considine grew up in Akron, Ohio, he spent time as a student staring out of a third-story window while attending Archbishop Hoban High School thinking about his view of a perfect golf shot. His vision was hitting a ball from the school across Interstate 76 onto the school’s football field. Considine’s dream became … Read more

John Daly hits golf ball over an Ohio highway

When Matt Considine grew up in Akron, Ohio, he spent time as a student staring out of a third-story window while attending thinking about his view of a perfect golf shot. His vision was hitting a ball from the school across Interstate 76 onto the school’s football field. Considine’s dream became a reality this week. On Tuesday, … Read more

Man injured as SUV crashes along Highway 101 in SLO County during CHP chase

A man was severely injured in a crash Monday afternoon on Highway 101 in San Miguel while being chased by law enforcement, authorities said. California Highway Patrol officers pursued the man, who was driving a silver SUV south down the freeway, because he was driving at a “high rate of speed,” CHP Officer Steve Warzee … Read more

Photo of NC highway trooper praying with Midlands woman, father goes viral

After being pulled over for speeding in North Carolina in March, Ashlye Wilkerson was not expecting a mundane traffic stop to lead to a moment of prayer with a lawman. As they were returning to Columbia from her dad’s cancer treatment at the , Wilkerson and her father, Anthony “Tony” Geddis, noticed blue flashing lights … Read more

Traffic measures ramped up after 2nd grizzly bear killed on Trans-Canada Highway

Parks Canada has implemented a reduced speed zone and a no stopping zone along a portion of the Trans-Canada Highway in Yoho National Park after two grizzly bears were fatally struck and killed within a week. On the morning of June 7, a five-year-old female grizzly bear was hit on the highway close to the Lake … Read more